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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 52' North, Longitude: 45° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"1000.23 miwest0° 10' 57.7"12.55 misouth1000.47 mi
24 hours11° 10' 05.3"768.52 mieast4° 30' 29.7"309.79 misouth830.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 1:38 AM772 km480 miles417 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:38 AM878 km546 miles474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:38 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 1:38 AM1079 km670 miles582 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 1:38 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmSoutheast SE
GeorgetownTue 12:38 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 12:38 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 12:38 AM1848 km1149 miles998 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausTue 12:38 AM1903 km1182 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownTue 12:38 AM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmWest-northwest WNW
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